The horror picture cast already includes Jaeden Lieberher, Finn Wolfhard, Jack Dylan Grazer, Wyatt Oleff, Chosen Jacobs and Jeremy Ray Taylor.
In May 2015, Cary Fukunaga exited the project as the film’s director after repeatedly clashing with the studio, stalling production. Last month, Warner Bros. announced it will release “It” on Sept. 8, 2017.
“We’re the Millers” star Will Poulter had been in negotiations to star in “It” as the shape-shifting child murderer who terrorizes the town of Derry, Maine, where a ragtag group of kids come together to battle him as well as their own demons.
Tim Curry famously portrayed Pennywise in the 1990 TV adaptation of King’s popular novel.